Web Development

VSH17 Grunt, Gulp, Yeoman and Other Tools for Modern Web Development


3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Intermediate

Ben Hoelting

Senior Technologist


The next version of ASP.NET embraces open source tools and technologies. This is a good thing. Opening ASP.NET will make it stronger by letting it use best practices for modern Web development. Learning these best practices and the tools and technologies to implement them will make you a more productive developer. Bower, Grunt, Gulp and Yeoman are just some of the things you need to master. These technologies will soon replace some of the things you've hacked and bandaged in ASP.NET over the years. This session will dive into these and other modern Web development tools for your tool belt.

You will learn:

  • Why ASP.NET is beginning to embrace open source
  • About Bower, Grunt, Gulp and Yoeman
  • Best practices associated with these tools